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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    A SET OF LATE REGENCY MAHOGANY FOLDING LIBRARY STEPS

    CIRCA 1815

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF LATE REGENCY MAHOGANY FOLDING LIBRARY STEPS
    CIRCA 1815
    The steps 37½ in. (95.3 cm.) high; 66¼ in. (168.5 cm.) high including the handle


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    Provenance

    Probably acquired by Sir John Gladstone for Seaforth House, Liverpool.


    Literature

    1851 Inventory, Library, 'Mahogany Bookcase Steps - £1.1.0'